Local Headlines 6-30-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Noel is off-base blaming big fire on ‘bunny lovers’

Orrin Hatch has said things he ‘later came to regret.’ He now hopes to restore civility.

Rolly: Partisan school board elections just one more step toward total GOP domination in Utah

UTA’s poll says Utahns approve of the agency. Another poll says something different.

Refugees already in the immigration pipeline will continue to arrive in Utah, despite Trump’s travel ban

Utah renames Workforce Services building for the ‘triple-tasking, night owl, working mother of seven’ who helped create the agency

Conservationists blast long-awaited recovery plan for Mexican wolves, which excludes Utah, Colorado from lobos’ range

How to spend $5B on roads, trains, trails and bikes? Wasatch Front planners want to hear from you

Salt Lake City throws University of Utah a curve, won’t sell piece of park for baseball stadium

Utah judge orders NSA to provide documents and data on 2002 Olympic spying allegations

So is Jason Chaffetz leaving behind his cot? No way, those two have shared too many nights, too many dreams.

Don’t become the party of Putin, McMullin warns GOP; Stewart calls such talk ‘silly’

After Trump’s harsh tweets, Hatch says we all need to be ‘responsible for our speech’

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: What is the solution for an incapacitated politician?

Op-ed: Our law enforcement officers need to enforce the law against texting while driving

Editorial: Conditions around Brian Head might have improved with cooperation and compromise

How one Utah man hopes to make The Rock run for president

Rep. Jason Chaffetz’s book to focus on ‘deep state’ — ‘a monster unto itself’

Chaffetz says bye-bye to his famous cot, Twitter offers farewells

Utility seeks expansion of wind power serving Utah, 2 other states

Department of Workforce Services building renamed in honor of Olene Walker

Central Wasatch Commission gets stamp of approval from lieutenant governor’s office

Downtown’s Weigand homeless center seeking $60,000 to stay open on weekends


Editorial: Best-laid plans need to come to fruition (Daily Herald)

Two Springville councilmen to vie for mayor’s seat (Daily Herald)

Sunset mayor to run for Davis County Commission, won’t seek re-election (Standard-Examiner)